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The Golden Ones Who Work Miracles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rajiv, born without limbs, spends his days begging in the Bombay streets. But when amazing golden beings alight from a spacecraft and grant him the gift of arms and legs, he finds that coping with his new mobility is not as easy as he always imagined it would be.
Elephant: An Indian Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Didier lives life as a normal, largish elephant in Mumbai, India with his mother and the rest of the herd owned by Mr. Rahol. Discontent with his elephant life, Didier wonders if he’d prefer to be another animal, instead. His mother tells fantastic tales of the wild, before humans turned her into a domestic animal, but neither she nor the rest of Mr. Rahol’s herd understand Didier's need for more.
Have a Pleasant Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
For some, the past is full of fond memories and for the not so fortunate ones, it is a disease. Abhay's journey through Kolkata, Tatanagar and Mumbai is filled with incidents that make him grow as an individual. Fun, emotional and touching, Abhay's story weaves trauma with hope, revenge with forgiveness, teaching two people the ultimate meaning of healing their uncomfortable past through love.
The Girl in the Queue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Small town boy sees a beautiful girl at the bus stand. He can’t bring himself to talk to her even though he desperately falls in love with her. When he finally does, he discovers she is shrouded in mystery. She is so distant that he couldn’t bring himself to speak his heart. Would he be successful in love? Would he know her secret? At what cost? A boy meets girl story with a twist.
Charity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
An Indian American woman is bored with her life in New York. She is passionate about making a contribution to humanity and her zeal brings her to Mumbai. Would it be easy to find and adopt a cause? Would she be able to make a difference when she is simply struggling to settle in and get used to a new way of life? While her heart goes to the poor, would it find the right purpose?
A Handful of Stories
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Handful of Stories is a collection of ten short stories. These stories reflect the hopes and aspirations of urban India and the young people gravitating towards it. There is passion, frustration, love, rejection, endurance, despair, faith, deception, ambition, tragedy and a host of other emotions in them, which is a microcosm, of life in India.
The Last Party
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
How the life of one Kabir Seth changes drastically after his fiance Aaliya suddenly leaves him and disappears. The story is thrilling, mysterious and melancholy which makes it an amazing read, hopefully.
Mumbai Walking Tour
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Series: Walking Tours. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mumbai’s distinctive mix of colonial and Art Deco architecture is one of its defining features. This walk takes you past many of the city’s key buildings and is a great way to spend anything from a few hours to a whole day.
Lost Among The Marigolds: A Diary of India
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In this engaging memoir, a homeless American artist flees New York to backpack across India. Armed with a wry sense of humor and boundless curiosity, he crisscrosses a dazzling, fragile, complicated country. Alternately joyous and wistful, "Lost Among The Marigolds" describes an unforgettable journey, an amazing land, and the wondrous complexities of the human condition.
India - A Guide To The Experience
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A guide to the experience of being in India from an old India hand who has made 7 visits to the subcontinent. You will be guided in word and color pictures to the most fascinating and varied places and receive expert tips for how you can make your journey both safe and smooth. Your guide also reveals where you can relax and unwind in comfort and beauty on unspoilt beaches and mountain retreats